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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Meropidae
Reference taxon from IOC World Bird List
Meropidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Afghanistan Species List, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, Wright Et Al, AnAge, Flickr Group, NMNH Birds in DwC A, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, IUCN, Afghanistan Species List, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Benin Species List, Bhutan Species List, Belgium Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Botswana Species List, Brunei Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Central African Republic Species List, Chad Species List, China Species List, Comoros Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Djibouti Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Eritrea Species List, Estonia Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Gambia Species List, Georgia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Gibraltar Species List, Greece Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Guinea Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kuwait Species List, Kyrgyzstan Species List, Laos Species List, Lebanon Species List, Lesotho Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Macedonia Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Maldives Species List, Mali Species List, Malta Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mayotte Species List, Moldova Species List, Monaco Species List, Mongolia Species List, Montenegro Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palestine Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Qatar Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Saint Lucia Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Seychelles Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, Somalia Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, Syria Species List, Tajikistan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Yemen Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, United States Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South China Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

Melittophagus Kirby & Spence 1828
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Phlothrus Reichenbach 1852
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

bee-eater
bee-eaters preferred

Afrikaans

Byvreter preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

وروارية preferred
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Armenian

Մեղվակեր preferred
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Azerbaijani

Qızlarquşular preferred
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Belarusian

Шчуркавыя preferred
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Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Bietere preferred
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Breton

Gwespetaer preferred
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Bulgarian

пчелоядови preferred
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Catalan; Valencian

Meròpid preferred
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Croatian

Pčelarice preferred
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Czech

vlhovití preferred
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Danish

Biædere preferred
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Dutch; Flemish

bijeneters preferred
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Esperanto

Meropedoj preferred
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Finnish

Mehiläissyöjät preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Merópidos preferred
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German

Bienenfresser preferred
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Greek, Modern (1453-)

Μελισσοφάγος preferred
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Hebrew

שרקרקיים preferred
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Hindi

पतेना preferred
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Hungarian

gyurgyalagfélék preferred
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Irish

Beachadóir preferred
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Japanese

ハチクイ科 preferred
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Kannada

ಜೇನುಹುಳು ಭಕ್ಷಕ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Арасақ тұқымдастар preferred
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Latvian

Bišu dzeņu dzimta preferred
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Lithuanian

Bitininkiniai preferred
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Macedonian

пчеларки preferred
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Malay

Burung Berek-berek preferred
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Malayalam

വേലിത്തത്ത preferred
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Navajo; Navaho

Tsísʼná yiyání preferred
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Norwegian Nynorsk; Nynorsk, Norwegian

bietarfamilien preferred
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Persian

زنبورخوار preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Żołny preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Żołnowate preferred
Recognized by driver-b and admin

Portuguese

Abelharuco preferred
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Pushto; Pashto

کورکوړۍ preferred
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Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Prigorii preferred
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Russian

щурковые preferred
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Sanskrit

मधुकरासश् preferred
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Serbian

Pčelarice preferred
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Shambala

Pčelarice preferred
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Slovenian

Legati preferred
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Swahili

Keremkerem preferred
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Swedish

Biätare preferred
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Tatar

Корташар кошлар preferred
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Turkish

Arı kuşugiller preferred
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Ukrainian

Бджолоїдкові preferred
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Vietnamese

Họ Trảu preferred
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Walloon

Wespî preferred
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Welsh

Gwenynysorion preferred
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i18n: Azb

قیزلارقۇشولار preferred
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i18n: Ckb

تۆرەمەی کەندەسمە preferred
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i18n: Pnb

مکھی کھانا preferred
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i18n: Q26245

Щурковы preferred
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i18n: Q33522

Щу лъэпкъыр preferred
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i18n: Stq

Iemenfreetere preferred
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Curated hierarchies for Meropidae